The Pitch

The Purgatory of High School Requirements

Danielle Markowitz, Online Editorial Editor

September 27, 2011

Filed under Opinion, The Bullpen

It’s first period of my senior year and I’m slouching lazily on a stool in a classroom filled with power tools and dust. I look around at the young faces of my peers as they play around with Popsicle sticks and paper, chatting...

Ask Ali: Articulately Challenged

Ali Jawetz, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 26, 2011

Filed under Ask Ali, Opinion

Dear Ali, I have problems with women.  Mostly, I don’t know how to articulate myself. First, there is a very smart sophomore girl, who I will call “Mary” for the purposes of this letter.  I have been stalking her since...

Ask Ali: Trying to Find Balance

Ali Jawetz, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2011

Filed under Ask Ali, Opinion

Dear Ali, I have so much on my plate! I'm taking a lot of hard classes and I don't know how to manage schoolwork and my social life! How do I balance my schedule? Sincerely, Trying to find balance ----------- Dear Trying to ...

NFL Week One Studs and Scrubs

Daniel Thaler, Assistant Sports Editor

September 22, 2011

Filed under The Inside Pitch

Football season is officially under way. Some teams are happy about this, while others probably wish Week One never happened, as there were an unusual number of blowouts. Eight games were won by two touchdowns or more, compared...

My Personal War on the Listserv

Phillip Resnick, Sports Editor

September 22, 2011

Filed under Opinion

The WJ listserv is an extremely valuable tool; it informs many students and parents about happenings at WJ, events in the community, and important notifications that they may need to know. Its uses have even extended to aid parents...

Ethical Oil?

September 21, 2011

Ask Ali: Stuck in the Friend Zone

Ali Jawetz, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2011

Filed under Ask Ali, Opinion

This is the first installment of Ali's advice column for the Pitch online. Feel free to write in to [email protected] to share your questions, concerns, embarrassing stories, or suggestions! Dear Ali, So there’s this boy...

Senior Picnic 2011

September 7, 2011

Filed under Photo Galleries

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